Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shah Alam, Malaysia
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -052018-173376
Contact Name: David Wooden
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 03:10

Job Description

Our client is one of the leading manufacturing companies specialising in heavy machinery is currently looking for a dynamic Finance Director to lead the finance team based in Selangor. As a Finance Director, you will report directly to the Managing Director and dotted line to a Regional CFO.

Your responsibilities

  • Accountable for all financial reporting functions which includes financial & management reporting
  • Highly involved in funding, tax and audit management and process improvements
  • You will also be required to take on a strong business partnering role where you will provide strategic and analytical support to evaluate and improve business performances and potential growth opportunities
  • Required to drive the business analysis team to performing strategic, financial and operational analysis to facilitate sound business decision to country and regional business teams
  • Establish robust risk management framework, internal controls and systems are set
  • Responsible for all governance framework including, Trading Compliance, Audit Compliance, Tax Compliance, in line with company's policies and compliance requirements
  • Review finance structure and bench strength to ensure the right capabilities, competencies and capacities are in place
  • Ensure proper systems, processes and infrastructure are designed and deployed for delivery of accurate and timely financial reports
  • Managing and driving excellence for the manufacturing plant

You will have

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting, preferably CPA, ACCA or CIMA
  • At least 10-15 years exposure to corporate business from an MNC/PLC/SME
  • Demonstrated strength or success in business partnering capacity
  • Proven track record of good leadership, developing people, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Industry experience from Manufacturing, Engineering, Construction, FMCG would be an added advantage
  • Must be open to travelling for the first 6 months

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to David Wooden at or call directly on +60 3 2174 9011 for a confidential discussion.